Dials Family History

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Dials Name Meaning

Origin unidentified. This name is most frequent in the island of Barbados. It may be a variant of Dial.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Dais, Dial, Drass, Disla, Mills, Bills, Dias, Diles, Dills, Rials

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Dials Family Origin

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Dials Family Occupations

What did your Dials ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Dials occupation in the USA was Farmer. 54% of Dials's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Dials family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Hand were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dials.

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  • Farmer

    54%
  • Laborer

    15%
  • Farm Hand

    8%
  • Farm Laborer

    8%

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Dials Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Dials. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dials census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Dials. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Dials. For the veterans among your Dials ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dials Life Expectancy

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Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Dials life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Dials in 1960 was 39, and 65 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dials

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dials ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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